addle-pated

addle-pated

adj
a literary word for addled1
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Those were their cards and they had to play them, willy-nilly, hunchbacked or straight backed, crippled or clean-limbed, addle-pated or clear- headed.
M1 those revolting bonded double-knit po-jamas--buttonless v-necks and beltless trousers--as well as such addle-pated experiments as the Pirates' pillbox caps and the Astros' rainbow jerseys.
If some smokers say this and believe it, then there's no escaping that they are addle-pated.